- Disconnect the negative battery cable.
- Remove the instrument center panel, by removing any applicable retaining screws, then carefully prying the panel off, being careful not to damage the panel or retaining clips.
- Remove the heater-A/C control panel.
- If necessary, remove the knobs.
- Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure. On 2005-2006 vehicles, turn the ignition ON and then OFF , and keep it off for at least ten seconds.